Shock and Awe

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 6  The Levites never imagined the evil that lurked within the city walls of Gibeah, which was nestled among towns inhabited not just by Levites, but by Aaron’s sons, who were responsible for teaching the...

A Sneak Peek

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 5  The writer of Judges grants a peek into the private life of a Ephraimite family in Israel during the Judges Era—when everyone did as he saw fit. It isn’t pretty. Chapter 17 introduces Micah (whose name...

Wasted Potential

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 4   Reality TV gives people a sneak peek (sometimes too long of a peek) into the otherwise private lives of others. The writer of Judges offers a glimpse into the development of a judge that God raises up...

The White Flag of Surrender

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 3  Man is created in the image of God. Since the Fall, however, His image in man is marred by sin. Sin in the heart directs man to resist God’s merciful overtures. Sin reigns in culture as sinful people...

People and Politics

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 2  A stubborn people, two leaders, and two different outcomes—a recipe for disaster. Israel begins asking for a king like the peoples around them—just like Moses told them would happen in Deuteronomy 17....